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Grants:TPS/Ryan lane/OpenStack Summit Atlanta

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User name
Ryan lane
User location (country)
Event name
OpenStack Summit Atlanta
Event Web site
Event date(s)
May 12-16 2014
Event location (city)
Amount requested (remember to specify currency!)
USD 1282.2

Budget breakdown

  • Travel: USD 302
  • Accommodation: USD 196.04 per night x 5 nights = USD 980.20

Total: USD 1282.2

Proposed Participation


I am the creator of Wikimedia Labs, which is an OpenStack based infrastructure. I'm a representative for Wikimedia Foundation in the OpenStack community and am an OpenStack User Committee member. My participation will be to represent Wikimedia's interests for the direction of OpenStack and to bring back information from the Summit about the future of OpenStack services and goals.

Goal and Expected Impact


One goal I'd like to accomplish is to get the Designate DNS service into incubation so that it can be added to Canonical's OpenStack PPA. Otherwise my goals are to ensure Wikimedia's OpenStack use case is represented and considered for future direction of the software.